He sneaks into the house and goes on tiptoe to his room. His eyes red and darting here and there.
He has taken it again. I know.
I hurry to his room but he’s sprawled across the big mattress snoring away, […]
You stare at the admission letter in your hands and you realize you’re finally going away.
Maybe the new environment will take away the memories of everything that happened.
You had gone amnesic that morning […]
Kosolu proposed today and I said no!
My friend Nneka wanted to just spit in my face.
“But you love him Adanna, at least I know that, so why did you reject his offer? ” she’d asked.
We sat under the Gmelina […]
“Shut up,” Augustine hollered. He backed us now but I could still see his bloodshot eyes from the corner of my eyes.
We were dumbstruck! Just yesterday, he bought us pizza while coming back from an errand […]
“Ochiagha helped me steal you from Urenna,” mama said.
Ochiagha was papa’s brother.
I closely followed her eyes. She avoided looking at me.
“You’re not my mother? ” I said standing up to go.
“Wait, my […]